A convoy of safari jeeps is seen barrelling by a slim monitor in a nationwide park in Assam with frantic calls of “bhaga (velocity up), transfer, transfer” within the background. Slowly, the digicam pans out, revealing the explanation the vacationers have been screaming in terror – a charging rhinoceros.
The rhinoceros reportedly chased the convoy for about three kilometers earlier than it went again to the forest.
The incident, which was captured by a vacationer on the safari on their cellphone digicam, is now being broadly shared on social media.
The video is the most recent from the Kaziranga National Park in Assam, the place a number of incidents of rhinoceros chasing safari autos have been reported lately. Similar incidents have been reported within the Manas National Park additionally.
An identical video from Manas National Park had gone viral on social media lately.
The safari jeep was passing by Habari forest space of the park when a rhinoceros emerged from a bush and began chasing their automobile.
The driver was then seen rapidly dashing up and leaving the rhino behind. The massive animal, nonetheless, continued to chase the automobile for a while.
Experts say such an incident may be attributed to the animals’ unease with steady human motion within the forest.
Kaziranga National Park is house to 2,613 Rhinos and the numbers are growing, as per the most recent census information put out by the nationwide park authority.
“There was a rise of 200 people from 2018 regardless of 400 loss of life primarily as a result of pure causes,” the park authority posted on Twitter in March this yr.